This stylized 1920's button has caused me to learn the French word for a button collector, un fibulanomiste, as well as led me to an unusual video clip about a French-Canadian button collector. Charming.
un bouton: a button
boutonner: to button up
se boutonner: to button one's shirt up
More of A French Education on buttons: Miss-Buttoned
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